Sign up for a new account on a mobile device
Registering for a new account on your mobile device is a good option, especially if you're on the go or don't have a desktop computer. See our simples steps, below.
Certain apps will allow you to create a new Yahoo account with an existing non-Yahoo email address. You'll still need to provide a password, your date of birth, and agree to the Terms.
- Go to the mobile registration page (edit.yahoo.com/registration).
- Enter the requested info on the form.
Tip: If the username you want turns red, the Yahoo ID isn't available and you'll need to try a different ID.
- In the "Mobile number" section, be sure to select your country code, and then enter a valid mobile number.
- Tap Create account.
- On the next screen tap Send SMS.
-A code will be sent to your mobile device.
- Enter the code in the "Code" box, and then tap Submit Code.
Success! You're now registered for a new Yahoo account. You can now use your Yahoo ID and password for all Yahoo services.
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